Innovative Solutions to Sticky Situations: Antiadhesive Strategies for Treating Bacterial Infections.

Abstract

Bacterial adherence to host tissue is an essential process in pathogenesis, necessary for invasion and colonization and often required for the efficient delivery of toxins and other bacterial effectors. As existing treatment options for common bacterial infections dwindle, we find ourselves rapidly approaching a tipping point in our confrontation with… (More)
DOI: 10.1128/microbiolspec.VMBF-0023-2015

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